Jokers


 July 24, 2017


Q: Why did King Kong climb the Empire State Building? 
A: Because he couldn't fit in the elevator

Startups


July 25, 2017


Shared services are a good way to save costs. For example you can hire an office and share the rent, telecommunications, cleaning costs and so on with other startups who share this space.

 


Scholars

July 27, 2017


Use a highlighter to highlight key words and passages on your course reader and your own notes.


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July 30, 2017

IELTS & Idioms


July 28, 2017


A penny for your thoughts.


I am very keen to know what you are thinking right now - you look like you are deep in thought.

IELTS Academic Task 1 Vocabulary


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The academic writing task 2 daily update replaces this project.

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Archive: IELTS Academic

Writing Task 1 Vocabulary


Average

Business cycle

Cause

Commence

Compares

​Component

Continuous

Consecutive

Correlation

Cumulative

Decline

​Diagram

Exceed

Development

​Difference

Disproportionate

​Dissimilar

Dominant

Downward

Downturn

Elevated

Erratic

Elevated

Example

Factor

Flat

Forecast

Fluctuation

Growth

High

Illustrates

Initial

Interval

Intersection

Inverse

Junction

Key

Label

Linear

Location

Low

Major

Massive

Mean

Minor

Moderate

Negative

Noticeable

Order

Outlier

Pattern

Positive

Peak

Process

Projected

Proportionate

Proximity

​Purpose

Quantity

Rise

Sequence

Significant

Similar

​Snapshot

Stable

Total

Trend

Underlying

Unit

Value

Weight

Yield

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Philosophers


July 30, 2017


有志者,事竟成
Where there is a will there is a way.


Chinese proverb


Archive: IELTS

Writing Task 2 Vocabulary


Agree

​Disagree

Example

Extent

Experience

Knowledge

Reason

​Relevant

​Should

​Support

Topic


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Theme: point of view



Word for today: opinion



A view or judgement formed about something, not necessarily based on fact or knowledge.




Discussion


In my opinion, the President is doing an excellent job at reforming the economy.